Can't Institutionalize Genius
The Institute for Advanced Study, the research center in Princeton, New Jersey, was founded 60 years ago around the figure of Albert Einstein. When I was named member (1989-1990) the inestimable William Safire said to me, "Oh, Jack! That's where they send the geniuses!"
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